JUDY WOODRUFF: China has historically been known more for the pollution it produces than the gas it saves. But China is now also the world’s largest market for electric cars. And China’s electric vehicle market is transforming not only Chinese automakers, but forcing international companies to ramp up production as well. With the support of
Forrest North: The beginning of any collaboration starts with a conversation. And I would like to share with you some of the bits of the conversation that we started with. I grew up in a log cabin in Washington state with too much time on my hands. Yves Behar: And in scenic Switzerland for me.
Electric cars or internal combustion engine cars: Which is better? Electric cars were in their heyday back in 1900. But a sudden rise in petrol engine cars, accompanied by battery technology inefficiencies killed electric cars by 1920. However, with recent improvements in battery technology and power electronics, electric cars have made a strong comeback. We
This is the Copenhagen Wheel it turns your ordinary bicycle into a smart electric hybrid by simply replacing your back wheel connect it to your smartphone download the app and you’re ready to go. Bicycles are a great way to move around yet sometimes distances are too long, hills can get in the way and
Hello everyone, and welcome. In this video we will be answering the question why do electric cars only have one gear. This will be the first of a five-part series brought to you by Formula E, who I’ve partnered with to talk about the engineering behind electric cars. I had the opportunity to get behind
[Music] So, here it is… The car we’ve been waiting for, for quite a long time actually. The Tesla Model 3. It was first unveiled almost three years ago, and although there have been various teething problems, and production bottlenecks along the way. The car has actually been on sale for about 18 months now